Kevin Seeber / MLIS


Master of Science in Library and Information Studies
Florida State University
August 2009

Bachelor of Arts in History, Summa Cum Laude
Florida State University
April 2006
Honors Thesis: "Legislating the Invisible Hand: The Port of London and the Atlantic World, 1750-1815"

Library Experience

Library Instructor
Auraria Library, University of Colorado Denver

First-Year Teaching and Learning Librarian
January 2018 to present

Foundational Experiences Librarian
July 2015 to December 2017

Assistant Professor of Library Services
University Library, Colorado State University-Pueblo

Library Instruction Coordinator
July 2011 to June 2015

Government Documents Librarian
July 2012 to June 2015

Library Operations Supervisor
Strozier Library, Florida State University

Collection Development Specialist
October 2009 to June 2011

Scholars Commons Assistant
September 2008 to October 2009

Reference Department Assistant
June 2006 to September 2008


Richter-Weikum, Erin and Kevin Seeber. (2018). "Library Experiences of Transfer Students at an Urban Campus." Student Success, 9 (2), pp. 63-71.

Fisher, Zoe and Kevin Seeber. (2017). "Finding Foundations: A Model for Information Literacy Assessment of First-Year Students." In the Library with the Lead Pipe.

Seeber, Kevin P. (2016). "The Failed Pedagogy of Punishment: Moving Discussions of Plagiarism Beyond Detection and Discipline." in Nicole Pagowsky and Kelly McElroy (eds.). Critical Library Pedagogy Handbooks. Chicago: ACRL Press.

Pashia, Angela, Kevin Seeber, and Nancy Noe. (2016). "Just Say No: Empowering Ourselves and Our Expertise." Proceedings of the 43rd Annual LOEX Conference. Ypsilanti, MI: Eastern Michigan University Library/LOEX Press.

Seeber, Kevin P. (2015). "This is Really Happening: Criticality and Discussions of Context in the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy." Communications in Information Literacy, 9 (2), pp. 157-63.

Seeber, Kevin P. (2015). "Teaching 'Format as a Process' in an Era of Web-Scale Discovery." Reference Services Review, 43 (1), pp. 19-30.
(There is also an open access preprint of this article available.)

Seeber, Kevin P. (2013). "Using Assessment Results to Reinforce Campus Partnerships." College and Undergraduate Libraries, 20 (3/4), pp. 352-65.


Seeber, Kevin, and Erin Richter-Weikum. "Library Experiences of Transfer Students at an Urban Commuter Campus." Presentation at the 24th National Conference on Students in Transition, Costa Mesa, CA, October 21-23, 2017.

Seeber, Kevin, and Ellen Metter. "Tired of Textbooks." Workshop at the Colorado Teaching and Learning with Technology Symposium, Boulder, CO, August 9-10, 2017.

Pagowsky, Nicole, Kevin Seeber, Dave Ellenwood, James Elmborg, Yasmin Sokkar Harker, and Greg Carr. "Authority is Constructed and Contextual: A Critical View." Panel Presentation at the American Library Association Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, June 23-28, 2016.

Seeber, Kevin, Jessica Critten, Nicole Pagowsky, and Dani Rowland. "Critical Foundations: Intersections Between Critical Librarianship and First Year-Experience." Panel Presentation at Library Instruction West, Salt Lake City, UT, June 8-10, 2016.

Critten, Jessica and Kevin Seeber. "My Lens, Myself: A Hermeneutics of Information Literacy." Keynote Presentation at the California Conference on Library Instruction, San Francisco, CA, April 29, 2016.

Seeber, Kevin. "It's Not a Competition: Questioning the Rhetoric of 'Scholarly Versus Popular' in Library Insruction." Presentation at the Critical Librarianship and Pedagogy Symposium, Tucson, AZ, February 25-26, 2016.

Seeber, Kevin. "Context and Frameworks: Situtating Information Literacy in the 'Real World.'" Presentation at Colorado State University's Morgan Library as part of their Master Teacher Initiative, Fort Collins, CO, November 5, 2015.

Seeber, Kevin. "Teaching 'Information Creation as a Process' in an Era of Web-Scale Discovery." Presentation at the College Librarians and Media Specialists of Washington State Spring Conference, Everett, WA, May 21-22, 2015.
(A template for the "Process Card Activity" discussed in this presentation is available.)

Pashia, Angela, Kevin Seeber, and Nancy Noe. "Just Say 'No': Empowering Ourselves and Our Expertise." Workshop at the LOEX 2015 Conference, Denver, CO, April 30-May 2, 2015.

Critten, Jessica and Kevin Seeber. "Process, Not Product: Teaching and Assessing the Critical Process of Information Literacy." Panel presentation at the Association of College and Research Libraries Conference, Portland, OR, March 25-28, 2015.

Seeber, Kevin. "Volstead in the West: Colorado and the Realities of Prohibition." Presentation at El Pueblo History Museum as part of their Prohibition & Legalization series, Pueblo, CO, October 15, 2014.

Seeber, Kevin. "How It Got Here: Teaching 'Format as Process' in an Era of Web-Scale Discovery." Presentation at Library Instruction West, Portland State University, Portland, OR, July 23-25, 2014.

Seeber, Kevin and Jessica Critten. "Building an Instruction Arsenal: Using Standardized Elements to Streamline Class Planning and Ease Student Learning Assessment Across the Curriculum." Panel presentation at the Association of College and Research Libraries Conference, Indianapolis, IN, April 10-13, 2013.

Seeber, Kevin. "Exiled by Prohibition: Americans Abroad and Outsiders at Home." Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, Colorado Springs, CO, March 7-9, 2013.

Seeber, Kevin. "They Should Probably Hear About This: Using Instruction Assessment Results to Build Partnerships on Campus." Presentation at the Colorado Association of Libraries Annual Conference, Keystone, CO, October 18-20, 2012.

Professional Memberships

American Library Association
2009 to present

Association of College and Research Libraries
2011 to present

Colorado Association of Libraries
2011 to present

Colorado Government Publications Interest Group
2012 to present

North Florida Library Association
2009 to 2010